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2022 Research Presentation Schedule

Friday, October 28
8:00 am – 8:50 am Top 5x5 Research Presentations 
8:00 am - 8:05 am Ronald Schenk
PL1: The Yellow Flag Risk Form as a Predictor of Outcome in Patients Treated for Low Back Pain with Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy
8:05 am - 8:10 am Jeegisha Kapila

PL2: Cervical Multifidus Muscle Stiffness During Active Neck Movements: A Shear Wave Elastography Study

8:10 am - 8:15 am Felix-Antoine Lavoie
PL3: Neurodynamic Management of Superficial Fibular Entrapment Neuropathy: When Cadaveric Research Assists Clinical Practice
8:15 am - 8:20 am David Shirey
PL4: Lower Levels of Mindfulness are Characterized by Younger Age, Increased Catastrophizing, and Higher Pain and Disability in Patients Seeking Physical Therapy for Low Back Pain
8:20 am - 8:25 am Matthew Pugliese
PL5:Mentorship Participation is Associated with Lower Burnout Levels in Physical Therapists Practicing in the United States
8:25 am - 8:30 am Jeffrey Thompson
PL6: Novel Musculoskeletal Ultrasound Methodology to Measure Cervical Intervertebral Disc Height Found Reliable and Valid Against MRI
 8:30 am - 8:35 am Kara Lee
PL7: Boosting Manual Therapy Skills and Clinical Reasoning by the Application of a Curriculum During a Terminal Clinical Experience: A Qualitative Perspective from PT Students and Clinical Instructors
 8:35 am - 8:40 am Holly Jonely
PL8: Thoracic Spinal Manipulation to Improve Pulmonary Ventilation
8:40 am - 8:50 am  Q&A
10:30 am - 11:30 am 5x5 Research Presentations - Breakout Session 1
10:30 am - 10:35 am Seth Peterson
PL9: What Do Patients with Lumbar Spinal Stenosis Think is Physical Therapy’s Best Card? A Survey of Perceived Message Strength
10:35 am - 10:40 am Marc Crawford
PL10: Cervical Intradiscal Pressure Responses to Supine Sagittal Plane End-Range Postures: A Cadaveric Investigation
10:40 am - 1045 am Lawrence Ramiscal
PL11: Is the Yes/No Classification Accurate in Screening Scapular Dyskinesis in Asymptomatic Individuals? - A Novel Validation Study in the Use of Surface Electromyography as a Reference Standard in Identifying Movement Asymmetries
10:45 am - 10:50 am Sean Riley
PL12: Is the Quality of Systematic Reviews Influenced by Prospective Registration: A Methods Systematic Review
10:50 am - 10:55 am Anthony Baumann
PL13: Upper Cervical Pathology Screening Usage Among Physical Therapists When Treating Neck Pain: A Retrospective Analysis
 10:55 am - 11:30 am Q&A
11:40 am – 12:40 pm

5x5 Research Presentations - Breakout Session 2

11:40 am – 11:45 am Windsor (2021)
PL14: Evaluation of the Effectiveness of a Pain Neuroscience Education Curriculum for Patients Who Experience Chronic Musculoskeletal Pain with Concurrent Opioid Dependence (Research)
11:45 am – 11:50 am Robert Boyles
PL15: Resiliency, Anxiety and Depression Amongst DPT Students- A Survey of Three Cohorts During the COVID-19 Pandemic
11:50 am – 11:55 am Austin Sheldon
PL16: Neck Or K(Not): Vital Sign Assessment by Rehabilitation Professionals in a Direct-To-Employer, Direct Access, Interdisciplinary Clinic System
11:55 am – 12:00 pm Chris Dickerson
PL17: Patients Presenting to Physical Therapy for Spine Pain Receive Sleep Medication Without Sleep Advice or Education
12:00 pm – 12:05 pm
Eric Trauber
PL18: Narrative Strategies to Optimize the Initial Interview: A Theory Report
12:05 pm - 12:10 pm Ryan Reed
PL19: Student Physical Therapist Pain Knowledge Assessment for Pain Science Curricular Development
12:10 pm - 12:40 pm Q & A
 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm

5x5 Research Presentations - Breakout Session 3

Systematic & Scoping Review

2:00 pm - 2:05 pm Gary Kearns
PL20: Lack of Standardization in Dry Needling Dosage and Adverse Event Documentation Limits Outcome and Safety Reports: A Scoping Review of Randomized Clinical Trials
2:05 pm - 2:10 pm Alan Lam
PL21: The Effect of Upper Cervical Spine Mobilization/Manipulation on Temporomandibular Joint Pain, Maximal Mouth Opening, and Pressure Pain Thresholds: A Systematic Review and Meta-Analysis
2:10 pm - 2:15 pm Jeffrey Ferguson
PL22: How Well are Adverse Events Reported in Manual Therapy Trials of the Extremities ? –A Systematic Review
2:15 pm - 2:20 pm Steve Karas
PL23: Use of Joint Mobilization After Total Joint Arthroplasty of the Knee, Hip, and Shoulder: A Scoping Review of the Literature
2:20 pm - 2:25 pm Laura Favaro
PL24: Is it a Pain in the Neck or Just Good Practice? Compliance with Reporting Interventions in Research Studies: A Systematic Review
2:25 pm - 3:00 pm Q & A
 3:10 pm - 4:10 pm 5x5 Research Presentations - Breakout Session 4
Case Reports
3:10 pm - 3:15 pm Kindyle Brennan
PL25: Effect of Dry Needling on Blood Glucose Levels in Diabetic Patients: A Case Series
3:15 pm - 3:20 pm Garrett Mandel
PL26: Manual Soft Tissue Mobilization to Obturator Muscles Improves Symptoms of Discogenic Back Pain
3:20 pm - 3:25 pm Amber Custodi
PL27: A Mechanistic Based Approach to Managing a Patient with Chronic Pain Following a Complex Surgical History at the Ankle
3:25 pm - 3:30 pm Meredith Atkenson
PL28: Cervical Spine Assessment and Intervention for the Successful Management of a Candidate for Shoulder Surgery: A Fellow’s Case Report
3:35 pm - 3:40 pm Elayna Theiss
PL29: Application of Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy (MDT) for the Treatment of Hip Pain: A Case Series
 3:40 pm - 4:10 pm   Q & A